Every game before the Grand Final Live & On-Demand with no-ad breaks during play. The Eels are more talented across the park and have more to play for with the finals around the corner, but coach Brad Arthur will no doubt remind them that the Rabbitohs were in the same situation last week and they ended up as a Dogs dinner. Find out more about our policy and your choices, including how to opt-out. “For Luke Brooks there’s no doubt if they are to give him the keys to the city, he needs dramatic improvement in the next 12 months.”. Parramatta finally showed some urgency in last week's home win over Brisbane, but after building a 20-6 half-time lead they only managed six points in the second half and question marks remain. He will be looking forward to locking horns with his former teammate as the Eels have their final tune-up for the post-season. This is also known as Online Behavioural Advertising. Kick-off times, TV times, team lists, match info and full preview for round 20 match between the Wests Tigers and Parramatta Eels. The Wests Tigers have won one premiership in 2005, adding to the 11 premierships won by Balmain and four won by the Magpies. Get your 14-day free trial & start streaming instantly >, Find out more about our policy and your choices, including how to opt-out. ... NRL Community. Luke Brooks v Mitch Moses. Benji Marshall is one of eight players exiting the club. Vote for Chris Lawrence in the 2020 Ken Stephen Medal “I just don’t know if they’ve done what they’re supposed to do and I feel like maybe if we had a greater west team ... it just feels like, are they at Leichhardt, or Burwood, or Concord, or out at Campbelltown? Skip to main content Main. He is under increasing pressure to prove he is the club's long-term half-back. The Wests Tigers are an Australian professional rugby league football team, based in the Inner West and Western Sydney. Moses is a natural but has also copped his share of criticism during his career, mostly focusing on his inconsistency. REPORT: Panthers make it 11 straight in running riot over sorry Tigers. Wests Tigers versus South Sydney Rabbitohs match centre includes live scores and updates. “Look at the Roosters spine and what they’ve done over the last two years. “He’s got some players in key positions... Harry Grant has been their best player this season, he will leave, so they need to get that dummy-half position sorted. Fittler believes the Wests Tigers could join forces with Penrith. They were former teammates at the Tigers and both have experienced various highs and lows as first grade footballers. Sorry, something went wrong. Marshall’s final game for the Tigers on the weekend ended in heartbreak as he was forced off the field in the first half after suffering knee and rib injuries during the loss to Parramatta. Ennis says he won’t be able to do that until he gets the spine in place that he trusts. In round 25 against Cronulla-Sutherland , Wests went into the game knowing that whoever won the match would be guaranteed a finals spot as both teams came into the last game of the year on equal points. Tigers coach Michael Maguire has chopped and changed his starting line-up throughout the season (often due to injuries) and it'll be interesting to see who gets the nod for the season finale. “Cronulla to go and join St George Illawarra, make it a really big southern Sydney team that stretches down to Wollongong,” Fittler said on WWOS’ Freddy and the Eighth. I don’t think we pay Campbelltown area enough respect. Bankwest Stadium, Sydney. “Some massive questions for Michael Maguire over the next month of footy.”. New to Kayo? The Tigers look on after another Penrith try. “I’m not really sure who they link with but at the moment, we’ve got a bit of an identity crisis, I think, through a few of those areas.”. ... Watch the 2020 NRL … 10/22/2020 11:22:20 PM. Run metres, fantasy points scoring. New to Kayo? Brad Fittler has thrown the Sharks, Dragons, Wests Tigers and the Panthers in the firing line in a push to club mergers to reduce the number of Sydney based NRL teams. Reagan Campbell-Gillard and Jai Field were left out of the Parramatta team 24 hours before the match. Fittler’s colleague and rugby league Immortal Andrew Johns has been a vocal supporter of a 12 NRL team competition and reducing the number of Sydney teams in the past to improve the standard of playing stocks. The Rabbitohs host the Wests Tigers during Round 9 of the 2020 NRL Telstra Premiership. “Michael Maguire needs to ask if he’s the guy that can take them to win a premiership. Every game of every round Live & On-Demand with no-ad breaks during play. That’s 145 games and he hasn’t played a finals game. Fox League analyst Michael Ennis says the entire Tigers spine could be overhauled before the 2021 season kicks off. “Adam Doueihi another. Centre Michael Jennings and Haze Dunster are the match-day omissions. The Eels have won six of their past seven games against Wests Tigers. “I don’t know if he’s going to be able to perform at the level to get them to a premiership at fullback.”. Get your 14-day free trial & start streaming instantly >. New to Kayo? “I’m not sure. Whether we have an outer-west team and that includes Penrith, and they take up that Penrith-Campbelltown area. Fri 10 Jul, 2020 Maguire told the media as much after he watched his side lose 30-6 to Penrith on Saturday night. The Tigers were in the game at half-time, but Shaun Lane scored early in the second half for Parra to make it 22-12 and they wrapped it up with Maika Sivo's second try 17 minutes from full-time. Junior Paulo returned to the starting side when the squad was named. Tigers winger Tommy Talau crossed for a try at the death but it was all too late. Find out more about our policy and your choices, including how to opt-out. Previous NRL clubs: Wests Tigers (9) NRL debut: Tigers v Storm Round 7, 2016; NRL appearances: 104; Addo-Carr: It'll probably be my last week … “(Maguire has) got a lot of questions over his roster,” Ennis said. ARLC Chairman Peter V’landys is keen to expand the NRL with a second Brisbane team, but the coronavirus pandemic has left a number of clubs fighting for survival, which had muddied the waters of previous expansion plans. Benji Marshall heads a list of Chris Lawrence Dylan Smith, Elijah Taylor, Harry Grant, Matt Eisenhuth, Robert Jennings and Oliver Clark who will all officially depart the club at the end of the current season. “To win a competition you’ve also got to have really good strike centres, and at the moment (Joey) Leilua and Moses (Mbye) aren’t up to scratch. The official website of the Wests Tigers. Fittler believes the Wests Tigers and the Panthers could join forces to create a massive force in the greater western Sydney area. This is the eighth season now where he hasn’t played finals. There are currently nine Sydney clubs, which compete in a crowded marketplace for fans and junior sports playing talent. And he took aim at halfback Luke Brooks, who was once touted as a future State of Origin star but has never even played an NRL final. Brad Takairangi shifts from five-eighth to centre with Smith replacing him in the halves, Shaun Lane and Daniel Alvaro drop back to the bench and George Jennings moves up from the reserves to the bench. Spieltag) “As much as he won’t publicly say it I don’t think Michael Maguire has got the side he wants at the moment, and I think he’s got some big questions to ask over the next few weeks. Now his season is over, he said he will be sitting down to assess all his options ahead of the next campaign, although he admitted “beggars can’t be choosers”. 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The 2014 premiership winning coach has been harsh on his players this year, particularly his spine through which he has rotated a number of players. Please try again later. Not only will the Tigers be keen to end 2020 on a high note, they will be in the hunt for some payback after going down 26-16 to the Eels in round 11. Match Highlights: Wests Tigers v Rabbitohs, Extended Highlights: Wests Tigers v Rabbtiohs, Full Match Replay: Wests Tigers v Rabbitohs - Round 18, 2020, Bennett pleased to win 'entertaining' thriller as Tigers pay for sins, Wests Tigers v Rabbitohs: Mbye and Leilua out; Gagai returns, Bennett reveals teammates’ reaction to Johnston re-signing, Maguire adamant Reynolds, Packer will be Wests Tigers in 2021, Bennett addresses latest Broncos return rumours, You have skipped the navigation, tab for page content. That’s not a record you want to have,” Cronk said. The Tigers missed out on finals for a ninth time in 10 years this season, finishing in 11th place, sparking coach Michael Maguire to revamp his playing roster in an attempt to bring a premiership to Concord. Get your 14-day free trial & start streaming instantly, Two Warriors players stranded in Australia due to NZ border restrictions, Dragons to deploy shock halves move and it will shift Ben Hunt yet again, Raiders star blasts own club over ‘lazy’ Indigenous jersey design, Storm will lose one of the NRL’s most promising No.9s, Kent reveals legend of Arthur Beetson’s leadership, Find out more about our policy and your choices, including how to opt-out. NRL 2020: Wests Tigers, Luke Brooks, roster, squad 2021, Harry Grant, Benji Marshall retirement, Moses Mbye | Fox Sports Wests Tigers look like getting a roster overhaul as coach Michael Maguire plans to use the final month of the 2020 season to make some big decisions on personnel. Luke Garner will start in the back row with Sam McIntyre (head knock) out while Elijah Taylor, Shawn Blore and Michael Chee Kam have joined the bench with Russell Packer and Jacob Liddle dropping out. Winger David Nofoaluma is expected to play despite limping off last round. The Wests Tigers have confirmed that as many as eight players will leave the club at the end of the season as part of a huge squad overhaul. New to Kayo? He’s come over from South Sydney, they’ve tried to develop him into a fullback and he’s shown potential. Luke Brooks has returned from suspension in the halves with Josh Reynolds out, Tommy Talau replacing Joey Leilua at centre, Alex Twal returning from illness at lock with Matt Eisenhuth going to the bench and Tom Mikaele moving to prop for the injured Josh Aloiai.